Bridgette Gifford is a rising senior attending the University of Florida. She is a pre-med, physics major with an ethnomusicology/music history minor. During the past year, she was responsible for founding the first student chapter of the National Society of Black Physicists (NSBP) at any of the University of Florida campuses. She is currently serving as the first president of the Gator Chapter of the NSBP. Prior to the pandemic, she was selected to be a vocalist in the University Concert Choir. Her mentors are Rachel Sealfon and Natalie Sauerwald from CCB.